Air China moves forward A350 Beijing – Milan debut to mid-Oct 2018

Air China in last week’s schedule update moved forward planned Airbus A350-900XWB service entry on Beijing – Milan Malpensa route, previously scheduled from 28OCT18. The Star Alliance carrier’s A350 European debut is now scheduled on 15OCT18, operating on daily basis.

The following schedule is effective 15OCT18 – 28OCT18.

CA949 PEK0130 – 0630MXP 359 D
CA950 MXP1330 – 0530+1PEK 359 D

Previously reported, Air China’s A350-900XWB aircraft will serve following European market in winter 2018/19 season:
Beijing – London Heathrow eff 01FEB19 CA855/856 A350-900XWB replaces A330-200
Shanghai Pu Dong – Frankfurt eff 01DEC18 A350-900XWB replaces A330-200, 1 daily
Shanghai Pu Dong – Milan Malpensa eff 01JAN19 A350-900XWB replaces A330-200, 1 daily